1933 Willys coupe,steel body,gasser history,
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Toms River, New Jersey, United States
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1933 Willys Model 77
Original steel body 1933 Willys,not a barn find but a cool piece of drag racings past. Originally built by Chuck Ivan out of Pa, it has a steel body and doors,fiberglass nose,rear fenders and decklid. Still wearing its original paint from the 60's when it was an A/Gas and B/Gas car. As expected,the body has scratches,chips,a few small dents but no rust or rot...Originally run with an Injected BBC, its currently running a 350 SBC roller cam crate engine with aluminum heads,tunnel ram,twin Holley carbs,Vertex magneto,turbo 350 transmission,It has early Olds rear with 4.88 gears and detroit locker differential.Leaf spring front suspension with straight axle that has front disc brakes,r+p steering. It has a ladder bar rear suspension with coil over shocks,staight bolt Cragar SS mags,fuel cell,electric pump and fan,SW gauges,fairbanks shifter,vintage bucket seats,vintage Jones Motorola mechanical tach,original square rollbar intact(seen in B/W vintage picture).Fully streetable with lights,turn signals,fuel gauge etc. clear title..Runs awesome,very fast,stops on a dime,steers great,goes straight..This is a street driven,bare bones,HOT ROD/GASSER, NOT a cushy streetrod with power everything..If you want a Mercedes that looks like a Willys coupe please go buy one of the many fiberglass replica Willys coupes that are currently for sale elsewhere..This car is a real ex-gasser that in my opinion should remain as such..If you are tall, I am 6'2" and fit in this coupe comfortably..It comes with extra fiberglass nose that is uncut and new chrome 33 Willys reproduction grille. This is a real deal east coast gasser that has history at northeast tracks such as: Atco Raceway,Englistown(R.I.P.),Island Dragway,Maple Grove and Cecil County Dragway(see vintage pics that I will give to new owner)..I can help with overseas buyers. Do not ask my reserve. For sale locally,can stop auction at any time. PM questions..May trade for 32-34 Ford Roadster,Cabriolet or Coupe. Steel,Henry Ford body only!